World War II Newswire

World War II Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for World War II.

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  1. Fall books we cana t wait to readRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Watertown Daily Times

    ... of the 20th century through a man's deathbed confessions to his grandson. Ranging from South Philadelphia to World War II Germany to a Florida retirement village, covering “sex, war, secret keeping, deep-seated doubt, and mid-20th century ...

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  2. Political Correctness: Handle with CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Counterpunch

    ... who failed to serve the interests of the black masses whose national aspirations they rode to power in the post-World War II era. His formulation holds with haunting relevance to the performance of the in-power African National Congress in ...

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  3. 11 fall books we can't wait to readRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... of the 20th century through a man's deathbed confessions to his grandson. Ranging from South Philadelphia to World War II Germany to a Florida retirement village, covering "sex, war, secret keeping, deep-seated doubt, and mid-20th century ...

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  4. Why the founder of Mother's Day came to hate the holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Boing Boing

    ... a dog that flummoxed the Nazis and puzzle over why a man is fired for doing his job too well. Toward the end of World War II, Japan launched a strange new attack on the United States: thousands of paper balloons that would sail 5,000 miles to drop ...

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  5. Family business expands in Scott Twp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | The Times-Tribune

    ... He just played one on TV. Widely kno (read more) Gene Passarella was just a teenage soldier serving in World War II Belgium when a bullet from a German sniper hit the man behind him, then went through his own leg. Now on the cusp of turning 91, the ...

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  6. Winning Mega Millions numbers have been drawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | The Times-Tribune

    ... He just played one on TV. Widely kno (read more) Gene Passarella was just a teenage soldier serving in World War II Belgium when a bullet from a German sniper hit the man behind him, then went through his own leg. Now on the cusp of turning 91, the ...

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  7. Lackawanna County Court Notes - July 9, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | The Times-Tribune

    ... groom his potential successor. Gerald Langan, (read more) Gene Passarella was just a teenage soldier serving in World War II Belgium when a bullet from a German sniper hit the man behind him, then went through his own leg. Now on the cusp of turning ...

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  8. Commissioner Cummings questions land bank, fears more 'Sherman Hills'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The Times-Tribune

    ... groom his potential successor. Gerald Langan, (read more) Gene Passarella was just a teenage soldier serving in World War II Belgium when a bullet from a German sniper hit the man behind him, then went through his own leg. Now on the cusp of turning ...

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  9. Event planned to celebrate WWII tank built in BerwickRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... be the centerpiece of a 'living history' event in Berwick on Saturday. The event will also honor the area's World War II veterans. BERWICK - They brought "Stuie" home. Now it's time to showcase the pride of Berwick - the Stuart tank built here and ...

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  10. First Enlisted Airmen Selected For Global Hawk Pilot TrainingRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | Aero-News Network

    The Air Force recently selected the first 10 enlisted Airmen to attend RQ-4 Global Hawk pilot training, marking the first time since World War II enlisted Airmen will be behind the stick. The first combined enlisted and officer training course will begin October 2016, with the first enlisted Airmen expected to graduate in 2017.

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  11. 5 simulation games we're dying to see VR versions ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Digital Trends

    ... like. Since vehicles with guns have already become one of the most popular targets for VR simulation, Ubisoft's World War II submarine simulator series Silent Hunter seems like a natural fit. Players control the commander of submarine crew operating ...

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  12. Local veterans take to the skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... the Cottage Glen Assisted Living Center and the Tooele County Senior Center. A training aircraft during World War II, the Boeing-Stearman biplane was nicknamed the "Washing Machine" because it was used to wash pilots out of flight school, ...

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  13. Pocono parkway escapes death knellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... pursue development of a scenic Rim Parkway from Milford to Kresgeville. Just months later, the U.S. entry into World War II consumed all available financial and manpower resources and put the parkway on the back burner. Then 25 years later in 1966, ...

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  14. Heroes, nation honored at Mayor's Independence Day CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | The Times-Tribune

    ... cutting hair and a pitcher for the baseball team on the Charleston Naval Base in South Carolina in the wake of World War II. His family, who joined him Monday at the annual Mayor's Independence Day Celebration in Nay Aug Park, heartily disagreed ...

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  15. 4th of July Celebration: 5KPlayer Invites People to Shoot and Play 4K Firework VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | SBWire

    For 4K 8K firework videos downloads, playback, and AirPlay guide, please visit: The big firework is happening in the Bay Area this 4th of July weekend, colorful explosions will surround the audiences as they stand on the top of a World War II ship named SS. Thousands of 4K firework videos will be made and played.

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  16. The 10 Mac games you need to play from June 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Macworld

    ... most intriguing new Mac games. Emotional episodic adventure Life is Strange leads the list, and it's flanked by World War II strategy game Hearts of Iron IV, indie curio VA-11 Hall-A: Cyberpunk Bartender Action, and other picks like SteamWorld Heist ...

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  17. Dickson City WWII vet survived close calls with torpedoes aboard USS Houston in the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | The Times-Tribune

    ... City resident Ernie Manning served as an electrician aboard the light cruiser USS Houston in the Pacific during World War II. The ship was hit by Japanese torpedoes twice in October 1944. Ernie Manning was among several young men in his class at ...

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  18. What Is the Most Advanced Flight Simulator Game?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | PR Log

    ... 200 aircraft, more than enough for months. And the new aircraft is often added to the game. You Jets World War II planes and Cessna from Concord, F16, Ming, and even helicopters, you can choose to sport type aircraft, and some aircraft models. It ...

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  19. Photo: , License: N/A, Created: 2016:06:06 16:48:18Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | The Times-Tribune

    ... Ernie Manning was among several young men in his class at Dickson City High School to enlist in the Navy during World War II. "I was a nutty kid, didn't have any brains. We were, I don't know what you call it, slightly off-kilter," he said with a ...

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  20. Global stocks tumble after Britain votes to leave the EURead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    ... what that will mean for international trade or for Europe, as the EU, which was formed in the decades following World War II, has never before lost a member state. The vote brought a massive dose of uncertainty to financial markets, something ...

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